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The difference between sound and music

  1. Jan 1, 2012 #1
    What is the difference between sound and music?
    What is the basic property of music?
     
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  3. Jan 1, 2012 #2
    musical sounds have certain frequency ratios with each other.
    if A is 400 hz then B is nearly equal to 400*9/8 hz
    and C is about 400*81/64 hz or 400*5/4 hz
    and D is nearly 400*4/3 hz, etc.
    one octave higher A is 800 hz.
     
  4. Jan 1, 2012 #3
    google diatonic and tampered musical scales
     
  5. Jan 1, 2012 #4

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    This is not physics.
     
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